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Defragging: Make sure that after you have installed Halo that you run through the Regular Maintenance procedures detailed in my TweakGuides Tweaking Companion. If you don't experience the same problems at default then your overclock is the primary culprit. Password Rage3D Subscribe Register FAQ Members List Calendar Radeon Tweaking, Modding, and Overclocking Discuss Radeon tweaking, modding, and overclocking practices. See -Vidmode under the Command Prompt Arguments area of the Advanced Tweaking section for more details. Source

Even 2x Antialiasing for example can turn Halo into a slideshow on older systems, depending on your hardware and in-game settings. Without hitting Max Possible settings, What would be a 100% Safe setting to get better performance, but to never worry about damaging the card? If you've updated to 1.03 and still get this error then try the troubleshooting tips that follow as it is likely not caused by your refresh rate. Antialiasing and Anisotropic: If you have mysteriously low frames per second despite being certain that your hardware is capable of more, then one place to check would be your graphics card's http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/radeon-tweaking-guide.3443/

rage 3d has links to other radion sites good luck.......................OGRI Dec 8, 2002 #2 vassil3427 TS Rookie Posts: 640 Yeah good luck!:grinthumb Dec 8, 2002 #3 (You must log Join the community here. Good luck and happy clock limit hunting! Fisrt I set the core to 450, and try going up till I see problems.

  1. If you have a low end system that's the likely cause of this problem.
  2. This may also improve performance, but I'm not certain the impact it has on visual quality (i.e.
  3. my system specs: ASUS P4C800 E Deluxe Radeon 9600 Pro Cpu Intel 2.8HT 800Mhz @3.0 HDD S-ATA Maxtor 160GIG M-Audio Delta 1010 Sony DVD-RW Twinmos Pc3500 512X2 Birdy View Public
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  5. Another common requirement is having relatively new (if not the latest) graphics and sound drivers, and DirectX9.0b installed.
  6. And once I found the highest Core speed @ Stable then I start same thing with the Memory ! ???
  7. Full instructions on how to identify your startup programs and services and how to correctly disable unnecessary ones are in the Startup Programs and Services chapters of my TweakGuides Tweaking Companion.

Go to Page... Defragging ensures that the game's files are all on the same place on your hard drive, greatly reducing loading pauses/freezes and loading times. User Name Remember Me? Thread Tools Display Modes Nov 17, 2003, 07:43 PM #1 Advertisement (Guests Only) Login or Register to remove this ad Birdy Radeon R300 Join Date: Aug 2001 Posts: 174

If every time you try to run Halo you get a dialog box similar to the one in the picture above, then there are three main solutions: 1. For the Core I have no idea what would be considered as SAFE! I am waiting for your help! http://www.tweakguides.com/Halo_3.html Alle Ausgaben durchsuchenDiese Zeitschrift als Leseprobe anzeigen » Alle Ausgaben durchsuchen19902000 Jan. 2000Febr. 2000März 2000Apr. 2000Mai 2000Juni 2000Juli 2000Aug. 2000Sept. 2000Herbst 2000Okt. 2000Nov. 2000Dez. 2000Jan. 2001Febr. 2001März 2001Apr. 2001Mai 2001Juni 2001Juli

No, create an account now. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases You should not have any problems getting your ram up to 350MHz+ as mine did 393MHz outta the box(best i've seen to date). Also make sure you read the Readme.rtf file in your base Halo directory for information on specific issues and fixes with particular hardware.

Each and every issue is packed with punishing product reviews, insightful and innovative how-to stories and the illuminating technical articles that enthusiasts crave. http://forums.tweaktown.com/cooling/15750-temp-advice.html So I guess 350 would be right thing with no damage to the memorie! Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. I'd advise doing 450mhz core first and up as far as possible checking for stability, I usually play games at max settings with at elast 4xfsaa on to push the card

For example Samsung site tell me that my memory can go up to 350Mhz when right now its set to 300! http://hcsprogramming.com/radeon-9800/radeon-9800.php Virus Scan: Do a full scan of all your files using a free virus scanner such as AVG Antivirus, a free trojan cleaner such as A-Squared, and a free spyware cleaner Any & all help is very much appreciated. Already have an account?

After all the question would be: Why the hell the card manifacture would underClock a 350Mhz capable Ram to 300Mhz!!??? As Unoid stated (and you have properly understood), find the clock limits individually. etc etc etc.. have a peek here Want to post your benchmarks scores?

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Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Alle Ausgaben durchsuchenDiese Zeitschrift als Leseprobe anzeigen » Alle Ausgaben durchsuchen19902000 Jan. 2000Febr. 2000März 2000Apr. 2000Mai 2000Juni 2000Juli 2000Aug. 2000Sept. 2000Herbst 2000Okt. 2000Nov. 2000Dez. 2000Jan. 2001Febr. 2001März 2001Apr. 2001Mai 2001Juni 2001Juli and Core is on 398.25 Could you please tell me to what value I should set these to get better performance and be on the safe side? Each and every issue is packed with punishing product reviews, insightful and innovative how-to stories and the illuminating technical articles that enthusiasts crave.

Plz help! Do this for each monitor listed. Dec 8, 2002 #1 ogri TS Rookie all radion products http://www.rage3d.com/ for news and driver updates http://www.rage3d.com/files/?page=files for utilities,tweakers etc my favourite is rage 3d tweak.it sits in your display settings Check This Out Unoid View Public Profile Find More Posts by Unoid Unoid's System Specs Nov 17, 2003, 09:11 PM #3 Birdy Radeon R300 Join Date: Aug 2001 Posts: 174 thanx for

That's just a basic rundown of troubleshooting tips. In particular, read through the Overclocking and Benchmarking & Stress Testing chapters of my TweakGuides Tweaking Companion for tools and instructions on how to correctly stress-test an overclocked system and determine Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Graphics Cards Today's Posts Radeon TweakingGuide ByMalibu Stacey Dec 8, 2002 I have recently upgraded from my very old & very knackered GeForce DDR Birdy View Public Profile Find More Posts by Birdy Birdy's System Specs Advertisement (Guests Only) Login or Register to remove this ad Nov 19, 2003, 09:25 AM #4 Poki Newbie

Guys, we all want to get the best out of the hardware we got! Copyright 1998-2011 Rage3D.com Links monetized by VigLink Home Game Guides System Guides All Guides Contact Halo Tweak Guide [Page 3] Troubleshooting Tips Official Support: To get official support for Halo, the If you only do one thing on that list though, make sure you run the Windows Defragmentation utility after installing a large game like AA (which takes up over 2GB of The server can not find the requested page: forumstest.tweaktown.com/cp_errordocument.shtml (port 80) Copyright © 2016 cPanel, Inc.

Theres alot of people that think the .13 process r350's don't require additional cooling but i would suggest atleast a decent 1U cooler if not a fullsize CPU cooler (globalwin cakII and then back down your core to a safe overlcock and max out your memory.